USMCA Trade Deal Announced: What You Need To Know | NBC News NOW

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Democratic leaders announced a USMCA agreement with the White House. Passing the new deal through Congress would be a major win for the Trump administration. NBC News’ Stephanie Ruhle details what’s in the bill. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: ht...



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Some days the white house wins some days. Democrats win today. Everybody wins, including the american worker usmc, a united states, mexico, canada, trade agreement is actually on the books. From the white house's perspective. It'S a very big win. There'S lots of criticism that says the president talks a big game, but as far as actual legislative action he doesn't get much done. The white house arg ...
es that democrats are do nothing. Democrats well, today, was another example of them coming the table and getting something done. But what's really important is the details and you know who's in those details. Democrats robert light highs, are the trade representative from the white house. In order to get democrats tosign on to the agreement, he had to play ball. So if you actually look at the terms of the agreement, there's a lot in there, the democrats pushed for and, alas, they got few examples.

Dairy farmers, dairy farmers now have better access to the canadian market. Now, let's talk about auto workers, the auto parts industry has tighter rules and a third and i'm gon na say most important is centered around updating and renegotiating intellectual property and digital rights. Think about this nafta was signed during the clinton administration in 1994. People weren't thinking digital today, it's at the top of mind, and now we've got those things sorted, or at least it's a start. So at theend of the day, robert light hyzer from the white house is saying it's a historic agreement. Nancy pelosi is saying that us mca is infinitely better than what nafta was, and she said it's a big win for the american worker. So while we often say washington isn't working today, it's working for both parties and the american or hey nbc news viewers, thanks for checking out our youtube channel subscribe by clicking on that button down here and click on any of the videos over here to watch. The latest interviews show highlights, and digital exclusives thanks for watching.


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